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 - Better Jewa Better AMericaaaJ Dr. Cyrus Adler,...
Better Jewa Better AMericaaaJ Dr. Cyrus Adler, head of the Jewish Theological Seminary, followed . Schiff. i " The centre of gravity of Jew la religion, religion, and any on who trie to make anything else Is an unfriend to Jews." he aald. The motto of the Central Jewish Insti tute is to be "Judaism Patriotism: Bet ter Jew Better Americans." The build Ins cost SlOOsOno. It Is a six-story six-story six-story structure, standing on a lot CO by feet. Hlxty thousand dollar has been contributed toward the coat, and Rifts mad yesterday totaled tx,(t. It proposed that it shall be the first of built throughout the city. Its proepectu sava : " Founded to promote the welfare religious, moral, social, and physical of our Jewiah young; to maintain school for the tuition of the Jewish re ligion in accordance with the tenet traditional law ; to maintain a centre civil and communal activities." In the basement Is the gymnasium a konher restaurant ; the first floor !SU.dZ "ZZX rooms: the fourth, fifth, and sixth classrooms, and on the roof has been sr ranaed a plavrround and tennis courts. In the daytime there will be classes 1.000 children In two shifts, and at night the building will be for the use of adult. Any organization for the promotion Judaism may have the use of the build ing. yesterday morning were held consecration exercises. A speech dedication of the Herman Rubin auditorium wee made by Professor Mordecal M. Kaplan, and In dedlca tlon of the Sender Jarmulowaky library bv Dr. Moses Hyamson. There were also addresses by Dr. Bernard Revell snd Rabbi Mayer Berlin. A perpetual lamp was lighted in memory ot tier, man Rubin by his parent. Jacob H, snd Frances . Rubin. The following dedications were also made: Social room, in memory of Abble Baum, by the 5r""l7J . : .."-t LrirS?P Z.Z.?T. .At?ri 21 Social Welfare Circle; room, m memory of their parents, by n.rent V, Mr. ano ". "rry ""'':..r'i" Nehemiah Rubin, by the Rubin family; rooiu., .iui. 7"v y n memory of Harris and. bamuel j, Jtllherman bv their families: In mem- oriam by Mr. and Mrs. Harris Mandel mum; in memory or nyman opea torskv. bv Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Spek torskv and Mrs. Uussie Spektorsky; memory of Gerson Hyman. by Mr. and Mm. Samuel J. Hyman: In memory of R. navid Kanlan. by hla family; Scroll

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  1. The New York Times,
  2. 22 May 1916, Mon,
  3. Page 11

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